After several years without the annual airshow at Dyess Air Force Base, due to budget cuts, the powers that be finally saw the error of their ways and reinstated the annual AirFest for 2015. The AirFest has always been a staple of Abilene's yearly calendar of community activities, and everyone was glad to see it return.
I always go and make some pictures, mostly because I can't help myself. Let's face it - military hardware is cool, and when it's as big as building or can fly at Mach 2, well, the word "impressive" just doesn't seem to cut it. I only had a few hours yesterday, but my friend Steve and I went forth valiantly, had a blast, and made a few images.
Here are my favorites: